Page A9: Premier Wen expressed concern about China's economy facing challenges including the possibility of a double dip recession with inflation.(sic) Wen held out the hope of better ties with the United States.
President Obama hopes to increase American exports and calls on China to make contribution to global rebalancing effort.
Page A11:Economists Carmen Reinhart and Ken Rogoff have published an importasnt (and,given the current economic situation,rather scary) working paper that shows extensive connections between countries that experience a banking crisis and those what experience a sovereign debt crisis. Find links at http://www.washingtonpost.com/mustreads.
Page A12: Chinese oil giant to buy stake in Argentine firm in the global context.
Francis Shieh a.k.a. Xie Shihao, a blogger who remembers "tortoise beating the hare race" episode for readers to think about the future of Sino-American economics. Your thoughts are subject to the empirical evidence in all fairness.
Monday, March 15,2010 at 10.38 a.m.